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ALI RHODES LINDSEY WOODY MARGO PEARCE Cleft Lip/Palate.

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1 ALI RHODES LINDSEY WOODY MARGO PEARCE Cleft Lip/Palate

2 Etiology Interaction of genetic and environmental factors: -Genetic Factors Chromosomal defects Part of a syndrome - Environmental Factors Parental age (older) Teratogens (i.e., cigarette smoke, virus)

3 Description Openings or splits in the upper lip, the palate or both Two types:  Clefts of primary palate  Clefts of secondary palate Further described by:  Complete/incomplete  Unilateral/bilateral

4 Description Cont. Cleft of Secondary Palate Cleft of Primary Palate

5 Description Cont. Bilateral Complete CleftUnilateral Complete Cleft

6 Diagnosing Cleft Lip/Palate Most cases are immediately apparent at birth. Prenatal:  Ultrasound  Sample of amniotic fluid Submucous Cleft:  Triad of symptoms

7 Ultrasound Diagnosis

8 Submucous Cleft Bifid Uvula Notch at Posterior Border of Hard Palate Zona Pellucida

9 SLP Diagnosis SLP can diagnose all of the speech features that are associated with a cleft palate  Articulation  Resonance  Nasal Air Emission  Voice Physician officially diagnoses and classifies the type of cleft

10 Evaluation Procedures Intra-Oral Exam Nasometry Nasopharyngoscopy Articulation

11 Description of Cleft to Family Verbal description Provide outside resources:  

12 Technology Used For Treatment ‘Speech Adventures’  Ipad app with speech recognition software  Gives the client a phrase to say  Saying the phrase correctly lets them complete the game task eature=youtu.be eature=youtu.be

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